Aurora

Daniela Seel Daniela Seel, born 1974 in Frankfurt/Main, is a poet, translator, editor and publisher of kookbooks ‒ Lab for Poetry as Life Form. She frequently performs internationally and in collaboration with, among others, illustrator Andreas Töpfer, filmmaker...

Ice Suite

Cecilia Hansson Ice Suite   Translation: Bernhard Hagen   The Strait of Tjuvholm and the whole bay is packed with ice. Snow creaks under the feet, the sun sparkles in the back. I squint, but anyhow see all the way to the horizon. * Earlier: I was in some way...

New Year’s Morning

Gerður Kristný Gerður Kristný, a fiction writer and poet from Iceland, is the author of five poetry collections, two novels, nine books for children, a travelogue and one biography. Widely awarded, her work has been translated into 21 languages. In 2011, the musical...

sent a letter

Cia Rinne Cia Rinne (Gothenburg, Sweden, 1973) is a poet and artist based in Berlin. She writes minimal, visual and acoustic poetry in different languages, and collaborates on performances and sound installations. Her publications include the books zaroum (Helsinki,...

Innovative as ash

Jonis Hartmann Innovative as ash One grey morning, its season insignificant, I didn’t commit any error for the first time. I stayed in bed. Backed by those non-existent sunbeams, I stuffed the blanket into my mouth. Initially the progress was slow, but then it went as...